Archive for August, 2008

BlackBerry Kickstart/Pearl 8220 on eBay…

BlackBerry Kickstart/Pearl 8220 on eBay…

August 31, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

First it was a BlackBerry Bold purchased on eBay way before it was even launched and now someone is going to grab a BlackBerry Kickstart Pearl 8220. RIM’s first flip BlackBerry is currently listed on eBay for around $700 USD with just a little over two days to go. If you look at the pictures […]

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Telus BlackBerry Storm/Thunder 9530 confirmed…

Telus BlackBerry Storm/Thunder 9530 confirmed…

August 30, 2008 | By | 29 Comments

We have confirmed with two sources that Telus will be launching RIM’s first touchscreen BlackBerry later this year, however details are still a little sketchy. You may have already heard that Verizon is launching the Storm and Vodafone plus maybe Rogers as well. Well after we didn’t hear about Telus we started digging. Two close […]

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AT&T’s BlackBerry Bold to release on INSERT DATE HERE ?

AT&T’s BlackBerry Bold to release on INSERT DATE HERE ?

August 29, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Let’s call this headline: Boy Genius Report vs. Gizmodo. Two different reports went out today both talking about AT&T launching the BlackBerry Bold 9000. B.G. seems to think that the Bold will launch anytime between October 2-6th. Gizmodo thinks the Bold will launch on September 12th (according to AT&T employees?). Gizmodo reports the price will […]

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Rogers’ BlackBerry Pearl 8220 for $149, not $50

Rogers’ BlackBerry Pearl 8220 for $149, not $50

August 29, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

Seems Rogers won’t get RIM’s first BlackBerry flip phone, the BlackBerry Kickstart Pearl 8220 for the once thought price of $50 with contract. The Pearl 8220 will be launching for $149.99 with three year contract. This pricing becomes more inline with their BlackBerry Curve 8310. So whos all up for getting a Pearl 8220?? Check […]

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Free Game: Pro Golf Paradise from Bplay

Free Game: Pro Golf Paradise from Bplay

August 29, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Bplay is offering a free download until August 31st! This free game is Pro Golf Paradise, a BlackBerry game with spectacular scenery, and challenging courses. You can grab your free copy of this game at Bplay. To download this game you will require a valid credit card. What’s interesting for me is this was the […]

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Find a list of BlackBerry Apps from RIM

Find a list of BlackBerry Apps from RIM

August 28, 2008 | By | 4 Comments

Every wonder where you can find all the BlackBerry approved applications and services for your device? A site that RIM has called BlackBerry Lifestyle lists a ton of applications that are built for BlackBerry. You can find everything from Facebook to Bank of America to XM Radio. Check out the entire list at at BlackBerry.com. […]

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BlackBerry Storm/Thunder gets boxed for Verizon

BlackBerry Storm/Thunder gets boxed for Verizon

August 27, 2008 | By | 14 Comments

Finally some more details on the highly anticipated BlackBerry Thunder or Storm 9530. As you may or may not know this will be RIM’s first touchscreen BlackBerry smartphone. Anyways it seems that Verizon will be using the BlackBerry Storm name and not Thunder as we saw before. This puppy will be packing a 8GB microSD […]

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RIM reveils OS 4.6′s features & upgrades

RIM reveils OS 4.6′s features & upgrades

August 27, 2008 | By | 2 Comments

Ronen pointed out that RIM has posted details of their new BlackBerry OS 4.6. You will find OS 4.6 on the new BlackBerry Bold, which is slowly popping up all over the world. The new OS 4.6 now allows QWERTY keyboard shortcuts meaning you can press Q to turn your device on vibrate and A […]

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Download OS 4.5.0.77 unofficially for 8830 & 8330

August 27, 2008 | By | 12 Comments

That’s right! Get your hands on it before it disappears. Berry Review’s Ninjas seem to have found copies of RIM’s unreleased OS 4.5.0.77 for both the CDMA BlackBerry 8830 and Curve 8330. Apparently this version of the OS fixes the small delay of answering voice calls noticed in 4.5.0.66. Here are the download links (they […]

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BlackBerry Made Simple videos on your deivce!

BlackBerry Made Simple videos on your deivce!

August 26, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Remember BlackBerry Made Simple? We briefly talked about them earlier this year. BlackBerry Made Simple use to be only available for watching on your PC, well now you download the files to watch directly on your BlackBerry handset. You can choose from a starter pack of 25 basic videos for only $19.99 USD or the […]

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More screenshots of Kickstart/Pearl 8220 for T-Mobile

More screenshots of Kickstart/Pearl 8220 for T-Mobile

August 26, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

I know these images aren’t really anything new, but more screenshots have appeared online of a T-Mobile branded BlackBerry Kickstart Pearl 8220. Looks like RIM might even be renaming the Kickstart for T-Mobile to become part of the Pearl series as well. Personally I think RIM should have marketed it as the Pearl Flip or […]

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Cool Theme: Universal Blue Custom for Curve & 88xx

Cool Theme: Universal Blue Custom for Curve & 88xx

August 25, 2008 | By | 3 Comments

So our friends over at Black Light Themes have created another smashing hit! This theme is called Universal Blue Custom and have been designed for both the BlackBerry Curve 83xx and 8800 series. You can download it for OS 4.2, 4.3 and 4.5. Download Links: – BlackBerry Curve 83xx – BlackBerry 8800 series

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